Bamaga - TAFE Queensland North

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Bamaga is a small town approximately 40 kilometres from the northern tip of the Cape York Peninsula. It is named after the Saibai Island elder, Bamaga Ginau (1893-1949) who led the settlement from the island to the mainland.  Bamaga enjoys a tropical, savannah climate with high temperatures throughout the year. The Bamaga Township has one major supermarket and variety which is operated by the Islander Board of Industry and Service.

Address and contact details

Address: Sebasio Street, Bamaga
Postal: PO Box 179, Bamaga QLD 4876
Telephone: 1300 656 959
Facsimile: (07) 4069 3371

Bamaga Campus Map (PDF, 376KB)

Customer Service Centre hours

Monday to Wednesday: 8:30am - 4:15pm
Thursday: 10:30am to 4:00pm

Public transport

Bamaga & District Taxi Services provides taxi services for the Bamaga region.


Ample parking is available in various locations surrounding the TAFE buildings at no cost.